TV Movie | Not Rated | | Action, Drama, History
True story of a daring Israeli commando assault on the Entebbe Airport in Uganda to free hostages of a terrorist hijacking.
At one point, Idi Amin, Jr. (Yaphet Kotto) wears a Glengarry, a Scottish military cap, with a red and white tartan ribbon around it. Amin had been in the King's African Rifles, and suffered considerable racism from British officers. The only one to show him any respect was a Scotsman. After that, Amin had an affection for Scotland, even considering himself a pretender to the Scottish throne.
How many Israelis are on that plane?
Gad Yaakobi: About 100.
Yitzhak Rabin: That's a problem.
Air France's two-letter airline code is AF, not AR as shown on the flight information screen in Paris.
German theatrical version was cut by ca. 20 minutes to shorten running time. Only in 2013 the uncut version was released on DVD.
English, French, Hebrew
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